Ownership, Management, and Organization: The company is privately owned by several well established, high net worth individuals and companies capable of infusing additional capital as required. In addition, each owner/company has more than 10 years of experience in the geosynthetic industry.  

Stephen N. Valero, PE is the President and CEO. He oversees all operations of the company. Mr. Valero is a civil Engineer with more than 25 years of experience in sales, manufacturing, engineering, R&D and application technology development in engineering, construction and the geosynthetics industry.

Frank Martuscelli, Plant Manager, oversees manufacturing and logistics operations for the company. Mr. Martuscelli has extensive experience in manufacturing management.

LeeAnna Bowling, Office/ HR Manager is responsible for customer service as well as Human Resources.

Beyond the leadership team, we employee more than 30 residents of the Blackwell area in full-time operations, maintenance, logistics and quality control positions. These employees are well trained, safety conscience and take pride in producing the highest quality geogrids possible.